What is the process of building a ternary heap called?

Category: QuestionsWhat is the process of building a ternary heap called?
Editor">Editor Staff asked 1 month ago

What is the process of building a ternary heap called?
 
(a) Heapify
 
(b) Hashing
 
(c) Linking
 
(d) Merging
 
My question is based upon Ternary Heap topic in chapter Heap of Data Structures & Algorithms I
 
The question was asked in a job interview.

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 1 month ago

Right choice is (a) Heapify
 
Easy explanation – Ternary heap is a type of data structure in the field of computer science. It is a part of the Heap data structure family. So, the process of building a ternary heap is known as Heapify.